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Silene dewinteri, a new species of the Caryopliyllaceae from the south-western Cape

Gilbert Bocquet
Bothalia | Vol 12, No 2 | a1422 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.4102/abc.v12i2.1422 | © 1977 Gilbert Bocquet | This work is licensed under CC Attribution 4.0
Submitted: 11 November 1977 | Published: 11 November 1977

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Gilbert Bocquet, Eidgenossische Technische Hochschule,, Switzerland

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A new species of Silene,  S. dewinteri Bocquet, is described from the sand-dunes of the coastal region of the south-western Cape. The species is closely related to S. crassifolia L. and S. clandestina Jacq.



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